CFP: What Will an Anthropology of Maintenance and Repair Look Like? April 15

Treatment of municipal solid waste in EU27 (2008). Used with permission from Profu.

Misleading waste statistics

E-waste flows, 2012. Image from Lepawsky 2014.

Myopic spatial politics in dominant narratives of e-waste


Crowdsourcing light pollution data: A means of infrastructure awareness?

Paris Underground. Photo: Hugo Clément.

Questions arising from discards and ‘An Inquiry into Modes of Existence’

Screenshot of interactive data visualization from the Guardian. Graphic by Duncan Clark and Kiln, drawing on work by Mike Bostock and Jason Davies.

Solutions to waste and the problem of scalar mismatches

iWitness Pollution Map

It Doesn’t Take a Fireman to Spot a Fire: Fighting Pollution with Citizen Science

Awareness campaign on food waste.

Against Awareness, For Scale: Garbage is Infrastructure, Not Behavior


San Francisco’s Famous 80% Waste Diversion Rate: Anatomy of an Exemplar

Image from The Funambulist by Léopold Lambert.

A Review of Infrapolitics: The Social Life of Water in Mumbai


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